California Teacher Lowers Students' Grades for Not Standing During the Pledge of Allegiance

A Native American high school student in California says she was recently upset when a teacher lowered her and a friend's grades after they refused to stand up for the Pledge of Allegiance.
1:08 | 09/15/16

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My dad. And my mom brought up like what it meant tonight Alice. And our people and what happened you know the history so I just started sitting down. It's. Gentlemen on being just want my house pretty Mac as my. She's being disrespectful towards and he also. Saying that I they came back choices and I don't have the choice to sit down during my school. A. More. They have the same right when they walk through the door into the schoolhouse that anybody else that's. Pool. I'm understanding it more that he is a lot to a lot of people.

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